Current & Past Lectures
Each year, CRF collaborates with departments and other units on campus as well as the local colleges to host speakers and co-sponsor conferences related to family research.
Please join us in celebrating the release of a new book by UMass professors and Center for Research on Families Scholars’
Dr. Julie Hemment (Associate Professor of Anthropology)
“Youth Politics in Putin's Russia: Producing Patriots and Entrepreneurs”
Dr. Julie Hemment, associate professor of anthropology and former CRF scholar, will discuss her book, followed by a moderated discussion and reception.... Read More >>
WANT TO REACH THE GENERAL PUBLIC?
Learn about The Conversation, a digital publication reaching millions each month with analyses and commentaries written by academics.
In this interactive presentation, you will learn about the history and reach of The Conversation, and hear from UMass Faculty who are published authors in The Conversation.... Read More >>
Led by Center for Research on Families (CRF) Affiliate Lisa Harvey and Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) Director Laurel Smith-Doerr, prospective applicants for the faculty Scholars Programs at CRF and ISSR will receive guidance on the application process, which program to apply to, and what reviewers will be looking for in competitive applications for the spring 2016 application deadline.
*This seminar is meant for faculty only. A light lunch will be provided.
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